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The year it all ended

A confidence-boosting win over Kansas in Hawaii set the year off with a bang. ESPN’s post-game interview with Tom Crean on the court turned into a celebration, his players preening and pumping their chests as they tussled his hair. This ...

At the Buzzer: Georgia Tech 75, Indiana 63

ATLANTA – Quick thoughts on a 75-63 loss to Georgia Tech: How it happened: A little more than seven minutes into Tuesday’s National Invitational Tournament matchup at McCamish Pavilion, it appeared that Georgia Tech would run Indiana out of the ...

What to Expect: Georgia Tech

Indiana is headed for the National Invitation Tournament. The 18-15 Hoosiers will travel to Atlanta to face Georgia Tech on Tuesday night at Hank McCamish Pavilion. The Yellow Jackets, the No. 6 seed in the Syracuse quadrant, are 17-15 overall and ...

At the Buzzer: Wisconsin 70, Indiana 60

WASHINGTON – Quick thoughts on a 70-60 loss to Wisconsin: How it happened: Early on, it appeared Indiana would give Wisconsin a battle in Friday’s quarterfinals of the Big Ten tournament. James Blackmon Jr. and Robert Johnson both came out ...

What to watch for: Indiana vs. Wisconsin

WASHINGTON – After Thursday night’s 95-73 trouncing of Iowa, Indiana will take on Wisconsin on Friday evening in the quarterfinals of the 2017 Big Ten tournament at the Verizon Center. Wisconsin won the first two meetings this season between the ...

At the Buzzer: Indiana 95, Iowa 73

WASHINGTON – Quick thoughts on Indiana’s 95-73 win over Iowa: How it happened: Iowa kept things close for a half. And then Indiana ran the Hawkeyes out of the Verizon Center. After a Jordan Bohannon free throw drew Iowa to ...

What to Expect: Iowa

Just 16 days removed from their lone meeting of the regular season in Iowa City, Indiana and Iowa will square off in the Big Ten tournament at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. The Hawkeyes are 18-13 overall and finished ...

Big Ten Power Rankings: March 8

The Big Ten regular season has come and gone. 126 conference games were played, with Purdue being the last team standing when March came around, capturing their 23rd Big Ten regular season title. It was a wild ride full of ...

Inside the Hall’s 2017 Big Ten tournament preview

We’ll have our traditional what to expect series previewing Iowa later in the week, but first up, Inside the Hall previews the Big Ten Tournament as a whole. The event tips off on Wednesday afternoon: 2017 Big Ten Tournament bracket Location: Washington, ...

What to Expect: Ohio State

Indiana wraps up the regular season on Saturday afternoon with a road trip to Columbus to take on Ohio State. The Buckeyes are 17-13 overall and 7-10 in the Big Ten. The game will be broadcast by ESPN at 12 ...